An employee (Jeni Olomon) of GDEV/Everest Software (who does much of their staffing through O-desk) is repeatedly spamming me with requests to assist a customer. I call this spam because GDEV/Everest Software terminated my contract nearly 4 months ago (December 10, 2010). I feel that my personal information should have been removed from GDEV/Everest Software… Continue reading Odesk/GDEV/Everest–Is ANYBODY listening?
I have applied for 44 positions at St Charles Medical Center since February 2010. My joke to friends is that I intend to keep applying there until they give up and hire me just so they won’t have to look at another application from me. I have applied for everything from Environmental Services Attendant (aka… Continue reading When Oh When Will St Charles Medical Center Hire Me?
Over the last 2 days I have received 7 emails at my Yahoo email address from employers who say they got my resume from Career Builders. Out of those 7 emails there is one possible legitimate job that I might have the skills for, several that I do not have the skills for, one out… Continue reading Now Career Builder Is Getting In On The Act
Resume Status: Public Employer Views: 0 Last Modified 7/13/2010 Please explain 4 emails and 2 phone calls from employers that say they saw/found my resume on Monster. There have been ZERO views to the stated resume, because it was never activated by yours truly. What we have here is either a scammy job site or… Continue reading Monster.com Really Really Sucks!!
A virus has been found in the Word resume you chose to attach to our database. Therefore, it has not been attached. Fortunately, we were able to convert the text from your Word resume into simple HTML text and, along with any searchable information you submitted, that information is currently saved as your resume in… Continue reading Monster is Really Starting to Get on My Nerves
Of all my commentary, comments, and complaints about job sites, job hunting, references, etc (and there are even more than I thought there were; see the links below) Monster.com gets the grand prize for being the most user-unfriendly job site on the planet. First they find a virus attached to the selfsame resume I have… Continue reading Monster is the WORST!!
http://www.i-dont-think-so.com/?p=439 I’d rather dance around on the street corner advertising Little Caesars Pizza than apply for this job! So here I was feeling sorry for the Bend Parks and Recreation employees that get to clean up the goose shit (http://www.i-dont-think-so.com/?p=603) when I found this job description from that selfsame Bend Parks and Recreation. After finding… Continue reading Now There’s a Job I Won’t Even Apply For
I check out the Bank of The Cascades career listings on their website at least once a week. Tonight was absolutely ludicrous though; there are three openings in my town and two of them they are no longer accepting applications for (the third one I am not even close to being qualified for). The other… Continue reading Bank of The Cascades Website …….
“Dear Suellen, I saw the resume you recently posted online and noticed that you’re looking for something in Administrative Support. I work with several companies in your area that are trying to fill Administrative Support positions and would like to get your resume in front of them. To get started, go to www.jobnab.com and fill… Continue reading Job Nab and Career Network… REALLY DO NOT BOTHER!!
“How is your job search going? Recently, you signed up to CentralOregonJobs.com – as part of your membership, we would like to offer you a complimentary evaluation of the MS Word resume that you uploaded. If you’re interested, please click here and we would be happy to take a look at it:” So I clicked… Continue reading Resume Doctor…..Don’t Bother.